Tech News on Hawk Hill

Top Apps: Sneak Preview

As college students, many of you are already familiar with the latest apps for smartphones and tablets. In today’s high-tech world, there is literally an app for almost everything. Here are some you may not have heard of… Songza                                …

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Street Team: Midterm Studying Tips

This week, Andrew Wyschynskyj, a Sophmore, Food Marketing major, has some midterm studying tips for you. Andrew has been with the TSC since he started at SJU in 2012.  He recently became a Brand Ambassador for the Office of Information Technology.  We love his enthusiasm for SJU and OIT and are thrilled to have him…

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Street Team: Top Apps for College Students

As college students, many of you are already familiar with the latest apps for smartphones and tablets. In today’s high-tech world, there is literally an app for almost everything. Here are some you may not have heard of… Songza                                …

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Street Team: Initial Feedback on iOS7

iPhone Home Screen (iOS 6 v iOS7) After hearing many passionate reviews on the new iOS7 on blogs and twitter, the TSC decided to find out how our SJU students feel about the new upgrade.  Katie went on a mission to get reviews around campus.   Here’s what SJU students had to say: “I like…

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We Are Award Winners!

Have you seen the TSC’s video? If not, you should. It just won an award from SIGUCCS (Special Interest Group on University and College Computing Services)! A few months ago, User Services’ Director, Lauren Adams, submitted the TSC’s video in a competition.  The competition recognizes excellence in developing useful and attractive publications in a variety…

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Street Team: Backing Up Your Schoolwork

If you’ve ever had your computer crash with one page left to go of a 3,000 word paper, then this article is for you. A lot of students who come into the Technology Service Center simply don’t backup their data. Even if you’re saving your work every 5 minutes, backing up your files is essential.…

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Meet the Team: Katie Baldwin

Katie Baldwin is the TSC’s first official Student Worker of the Month. Since the start of the Fall 2013 semester, Katie has been non-stop.  She works as a student technician, fixing computers, removing spyware, and replacing parts.  In the month of September, the TSC for the Street Team and Katie picked up double-duty serving as…

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Street Team: 5 Ways to Speed Up Your Computer

This week, our featured Street Team member is Rich McIntosh.  Rich is a Junior BI major who has worked in Information Technology since he was a freshman. He is now serving in the TSC in the position of Brand Ambassador.  Keep an eye out for Rich at a campus event near you!   5 Ways…

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Street Team: Back to School and the Perfect Speakers

The Office of Information Technology blog will now have a special column featuring student writers, under the category “Street Team”.  Each week you can expect an article from a student geared toward students! This week, we will be featuring an article from Katie Baldwin. Katie is a Junior International Marketing major. She has worked in…

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Classroom and Lab Technology Improvements

In order to enhance the teaching and learning experience at SJU, we’ve been actively working on improvements to the classroom and lab technology on campus.  Not only did we replace existing technology, but we added new presentation equipment to classrooms that did not have it prior and completed a major enhancement to the Moot Board…

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